Wednesday, May 23, 2018

Marshall May Under 2400 5/20/2018

On Sunday, this game was played in the tournament at the Marshall Chess Club.

Round Four: Ruy Lopez, Exchange Variation

Jim West (USCF 2200) - Joshua Dong (USCF 1830), Marshall Chess Club 5/20/2018

1.e4 e5 2.Nf3 Nc6 3.Bb5 a6 4.Bxc6 dxc6 5.O-O Bd6 6.d4 Bg4 7.dxe5 Bxf3 8.Qxf3 Bxe5 9.c3 Nf6 10.Bg5 h6 11.Bxf6 Qxf6 12.Qxf6 Bxf6 13.Nd2 O-O-O

14.Nf3 Rd3 15.Rfd1 Rxd1+ 16.Rxd1 Rd8 17.Rxd8+ Kxd8 18.Kf1 b5 19.e5 Be7 20.Ke2 c5 21.b3 Kd7 22.Kd3 Ke6 23.Ke4 a5 24.a4 c4 25.Nd4+ Kd7 26.axb5 cxb3 27.Nxb3 a4 28.Nc1 Bc5 29.f4 c6 30.c4 cxb5 31.cxb5 Kc7 32.Na2 Kb6

33.Kd5 a3 34.Kc4 Bg1 35.f5 Bxh2 36.Kd5 Bxe5 37.Kxe5 Kxb5 38.Kd4 Kc6 39.g4 Kd6 40.Nc3 Ke7 41.Ke5 g6 42.fxg6 fxg6 43.Na2 h5 44.gxh5 gxh5 45.Kf5 Kd6 46.Kg5 Kc5 47.Kxh5 Kc4 48.Kg4 Kb3 49.Nc1+ Kc2

50.Na2 Kb1 51.Nb4 Kb2 52.Kf3 Kb3 53.Nd3, draw.